UNEP, ILO, UNIDO, UNITAR and UNDP are pleased to announce that the International Training Centre of the International Labour Organisation (ITCILO) will host the second global Academy on the Green Economy from 3 to 14 October 2016 in Turin, Italy, organized within the framework of the Partnership for Action on...Read more

Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 8 September 2016 – Environment and finance ministers and government representatives from Colombia, Mongolia, Peru and Senegal andinternational organization representatives today pledged to strengthen partnerships for an inclusive green economy during a high-level event at the Global Green Growth Week 2016 in Jeju, Republic...Read more

30 August 2016, South Africa - Twelve organizations gathered at the Vulindlela Academy, Development Bank of Southern Africa, on 30 August 2016 for the national validation workshop of the Green Economy Learning Assessment for South Africa (GELA). These organizations included government partners, the Department of Environmental Affairs, Department of...Read more

Geneva, 6 September 2016 - Host of the 2014 FIFA World Cup and 2016 Summer Olympic Games, Brazil has been in the international spotlight over the last couple of years. The world’s attention has now shifted from sporting events to sustainable green economy practices, as the Brazilian government embarks...Read more

As published by The People's Bank of China. Original article available from: http://www.pbc.gov.cn/english/130721/3131759/index.html

31 August 2016, China - The People’s Bank of China, along with six other government agencies, issued the “Guidelines for Establishing the Green Financial System” (Yinfa 2016 Doc No 228), with the approval of the...Read more